3-4 July 2024
Expert Group Meeting

Sixth meeting on demographic and social statistics for Arab countries

  • Online
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ESCWA is organizing the sixth meeting of the Technical Advisory Group on Demographic and Social Statistics in Arab Countries.

The meeting is aimed at:

  • Reviewing and discussing the ESCWA work programme on “Supporting the Promotion and Modernization of Demographic and Social Statistics in Arab Countries”;
  • Demonstrating the availability of data on basic demographic and social indicators;
  • Reconsidering the basic list of relevant sustainable development indicators in Arab countries, discussing tools for collecting data for these indicators, and formulating proposed solutions to fill the data gap; 
  • Presenting an overview of migration statistics by viewing the report “The Status of Asylum and Displacement Statistics in Arab Countries”;
  • Reviewing developments in censuses, civil registration, vital statistics and statistical surveys.

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